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Experienced Chicago Traditional Labor Law Attorneys

Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. represents unionized clients in arbitrations and litigation before the National Labor Relations Board, including defending clients in unfair labor practice proceedings and in unit determination matters in representation hearings. The firm’s labor relations attorneys also represent clients, including multi employer bargaining associations, in litigation before state and federal courts ranging from state court injunctions against labor organizations for mass picketing to precedent-setting labor matters before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Courts of Appeals and the Illinois state supreme courts.

The firm’s attorneys help clients negotiate such complex issues as sourcing, multi-tiered wage and benefit structures, retiree “legacy,” and health care cost containment.

Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. can help you with the following:

  • Strikes and picketing
  • Union organizing campaigns
  • Arbitration hearings
  • NLRB charges
  • Labor contract negotiations

Attorney Mark D. Hansen is familiar with union “insider tactics” and “corporate campaigns” union “greenmail” activities before federal, state and local government entities and WARN Act litigation and other issues that can arise in connection with mergers, acquisitions, sales, reorganizations and consolidations. The firm has also worked extensively with nonunion clients, advising them on the maintenance of nonunion status and guiding them through union organizational activity.

Contact an established traditional labor law firm today

Call Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. at 312-236-0177 or contact the firm online to schedule your appointment.


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